Horizon League News

A collection of Horizon League releases and blog entries.

Softball Weekly Release #12 - Championship Preview

Release  Horizon League · May 7, 2007

Small

May 7, 2007

Complete Release in PDF Format
Download Free Acrobat Reader

Player of the Week

Mollie Kaebisch, UW-Green Bay
Sophomore * INF * Colgate, Wis.
Kaebisch hit .400 with a 1.000 slugging percentage last week, including leading the Phoenix to a three-game sweep at Butler over the weekend. In the second game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Bulldogs, Kaebisch went 3-for-3 with a pair of home runs and a double and set a UW-Green Bay single-game record with six RBI in the 8-0 win. Her six RBI and 10 total bases in the contest are both highs for a Horizon League player this season. Kaebisch hit safely in four of five games last week and has at least one hit in 18 of the last 21 contests.

Pitcher of the Week

Horizon League Releases Pairings, Times for 2007 Softball Championship

Release  Horizon League · May 7, 2007

Small

May 7, 2007

Complete Release in PDF Format
Download Free Acrobat Reader

INDIANAPOLIS -- Loyola University Chicago claimed the top seed for the 2007 Horizon League Softball Championship after going 14-5 in League play, finishing three and a half games ahead of second-place Cleveland State University. The title was the Ramblers' fourth in program history and first since 2003.

The tournament is scheduled to begin on Thursday (May 10) at Viking Field in Cleveland, Ohio. Opening-round action has (#2 seed) Cleveland State (8-6 Horizon League, 29-12 overall) facing (#7 seed) Wright State University (8-10, 21-33) at 9 a.m., followed by (#3 seed) University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (9-7, 17-21) going up against sixth-seeded Butler University (7-8, 24-22) at 11 a.m. Action continues at 1 p.m. when (#4 seed) University of Illinois at Chicago (8-7, 18-31) takes on 2006 tournament champion (#5 seed) Youngstown State University (7-7, 16-20), while Loyola (14-5, 20-19) plays (#8 seed) University of Detroit Mercy (3-14, 11-29) at 4 p.m. to wrap up the opening round.

Free, live stats of all tournament games will be available via the Horizon League website atwww.horizonleague.org. Also, free live video webcasts of Friday's and Saturday's action will be shown on the Horizon League Network.

Baseball Weekly Release #12

Release  Horizon League · May 7, 2007

Small

May 7, 2007

Complete Release in PDF Format
Download Free Acrobat Reader

Horizon League Player of the Week

Grant Berkovitz, UW-Milwaukee
Junior SS * Sheboygan, Wis.
Berkovitz batted .483 (14-for-29) in seven games, helping the Panthers to a 6-1 record. The line included a 7-for-8 mark in the Panthers' doubleheader split against Northern Illinois on Wednesday, as well as three hits, three runs scored and two RBI in Friday's series opener versus Cleveland State. Bekovitz lifted his season average from .298 to .336, and scored 12 runs while driving in nine and posting a .516 on-base percentage.

Horizon League Pitcher of the Week

2007 Horizon League Baseball Preview

Release  Horizon League · May 6, 2007

Outdoor Track and Field Weekly Release #6

Release  Horizon League · May 2, 2007

Small

May 2, 2007

Complete Release in PDF Format
Download Free Acrobat Reader

Male Athlete of the Week

 

Nick Gretz

Butler, UIC headed to South Bend for NCAA First Round Action

Release  Horizon League · May 1, 2007

Small

May 1, 2007

Complete Release in PDF Format

2007 NCAA Men's Championship Bracket

2007 NCAA Men's Championship Bracket

Both the Butler University men and the University of Illinois at Chicago women will face the University of Notre Dame in the first round of the 2007 NCAA Men's & Women's Tennis Championships, beginning Friday, May 11, on campus sites.

 The Bulldogs defeated UIC last weekend to pick up their sixth consecutive Horizon League men's title, while the Fighting Irish, currently No. 5 in the FILA/ITA collegiate rankings, defeated the University of Louisville to capture the Big East crown for the sixth time since 1996.

Horizon League Golf Championships: Final Round

Release  Horizon League · May 1, 2007

Small

May 1, 2007

Men's Individual Results in PDF Format
Download Free Acrobat Reader

Women's Individual Results in PDF Format
Download Free Acrobat Reader

The Detroit men and Butler women sustained their leads after the first day of action to claim the 2007 Horizon League Golf Championships at the Shaker Run Golf Club in Lebanon, Ohio.

 

Wright State's Parker, Cleveland State's Penney named U.S. Army Scholar-Athletes of the Week

Release  Horizon League · May 1, 2007

May 1, 2007

Complete Release in PDF Format
Download Free Acrobat Reader

INDIANAPOLIS -- Wright State University sophomore Justin Parker (baseball) and Cleveland State University senior Michele Penney (softball) have been named the U.S. Army Horizon League Scholar-Athletes of the Week, League commissioner Jonathan B. LeCrone announced Tuesday (May 1).

Parker collected fi ve hits in 13 at-bats (a .385 batting average) last week, helping theRaiders to a 4-1 record. He scored seven runs and drove in four, while also drawing fivewalks. Parker had three hits including a double in Wright State's 7-1 victory over the Universityof Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Sunday (April 29). He also scored twice and drove intwo runs in that game, as well as in the nightcap of Saturday's (April 28) doubleheader.

The academic award is Parker's second Scholar-Athlete of the Week citation this year.In the classroom, Parker owns a 3.564 grade-point average, majoring in organizational leadership.He has garnered Highest Honors (3.50 or better GPA) once and High Honors (3.25 or better GPA) twice, andis a member of the Horizon League's Academic Honor Roll.

Wright State's Parker, Cleveland State's Penney named U.S. Army Scholar-Athletes of the Week

Release  Horizon League · May 1, 2007

Small

May 1, 2007

Complete Release in PDF Format
Download Free Acrobat Reader

INDIANAPOLIS -- Wright State University sophomore Justin Parker (baseball) and Cleveland State University senior Michele Penney (softball) have been named the U.S. Army Horizon League Scholar-Athletes of the Week, League commissioner Jonathan B. LeCrone announced Tuesday (May 1).

Parker collected five hits in 13 at-bats (a .385 batting average) last week, helping the Raiders to a 4-1 record. He scored seven runs and drove in four, while also drawing five walks. Parker had three hits including a double in Wright State's 7-1 victory over the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Sunday (April 29). He also scored twice and drove in two runs in that game, as well as in the nightcap of Saturday's (April 28) doubleheader.

The academic award is Parker's second Scholar-Athlete of the Week citation this year. In the classroom, Parker owns a 3.564 grade-point average, majoring in organizational leadership. He has garnered Highest Honors (3.50 or better GPA) once and High Honors (3.25 or better GPA) twice, and is a member of the Horizon League's Academic Honor Roll.

Horizon League Golf Championships: Day One

Release  Horizon League · April 30, 2007

Small

April 30, 2007

Men's Results in PDF Format
Download Free Acrobat Reader

Women's Results in PDF Format
Download Free Acrobat Reader

The 2007 Horizon League Championships completed action on day one as the Detroit men and Butler women stood atop the leader boards. 

 

Official Corporate Partners
Filter Your Results
By sport: By school:
By type:
Search HorizonLeague.com